Telecommute – Philadelphia, PA
Senior Statutory Accountant
location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
job type: Permanent
salary: $85,000 – 90,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor’s degree
experience: 2 Years
We are seeking an experienced Senior Statutory Accountant for a growing organization. This is afully remote positionwith a hardworking team of which you will be a valued member and empowered to make decisions. As the Senior Statutory Accountant you will be responsible for researching, understanding, and executing various complex insurance accounting assignments. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of STAT Accounting experience.
Serve as “subject matter expert” for assigned areas, including a detailed understanding of the underlying processes and transactions and the ability to analyze anomalies and recommend course of actions. Work with related departments to ensure appropriate accounting and reporting of those areas. Communicate issues clearly and confidently with management and other departments.
Responsible for timely, accurate financial statement close (related to assigned accounts/transactions) each month. Monitor tasks owned and proactively identify/resolve delays and/or issues. Ensure progress is communicated to supervisor.
Create and upload journal entries. Appropriately document and support all transactions.
Prepare month-end reconciliations and analyses for assigned accounts. Perform and document all related internal controls and maintain appropriate evidence.
Reconcile investment and bank statements to general ledger
Comply with all corporate policies, GAAP standards and statutory requirements.
Proactively identify inconsistencies, errors, and/or issues and recommend actions/resolution to supervisor.
Prepare and maintain process documentation and drive change for new processes and controls or improvements to existing processes and controls. Proactively identify and present proposed process improvements.
Work with various investment products including equities, bonds, options, futures, FX, mortgages, financing, partnership funds, private equity, and others
Research and advise management on proper accounting, tax, and regulatory treatment of investments
Assist with and volunteer for other special projects, implementations, etc.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance Required
At least 2 years of experience in the insurance industry
Strong understanding of STAT regulations
Accounting & Finance,Bookkeeping